Friday, April 30, 2010

Fun facts - Stupid Laws

Laws that are still in the books of various states. Some of them are umm yes common sense, others are like soo behind the times and some of them are like, are you kidding?

This week: Florida

Corrupting the public morals is defined as a nuisance, and is declared a misdemeanor offense.

It is illegal to sell your children. (umm this be a good law, no?)

Women may be fined for falling asleep under a hair dryer, as can the salon owner.

A special law prohibits unmarried women from parachuting on Sunday or she shall risk arrest, fine, and/or jailing.

If an elephant is left tied to a parking meter, the parking fee has to be paid just as it would for a vehicle.

Having sexual relations with a porcupine is illegal.
It is considered an offense to shower naked.
It is illegal to skateboard without a license.